|Birth: ||Jan. 25, 1883|
|Death: ||May 2, 1949|
Annie Ruth "Ruthie" (Benson) Simmons Bradford Metcalf --
She was the daughter of Alonzo George Washington and Mary Ellen (Hillyard) Benson.
She first married William Monroe Simmons 02 Oct 1901, Lincoln County, Tennessee; after his death, she married Sam H. Bradford 10 May 1917, Lincoln County, Tennessee; after his death, she married Enos Willard Metcalf 24 Apr 1930, Lincoln County, Tennessee.
Mrs. Annie Metcalf, aged 66 years, passed away at the home of Jim Simmons in the 3rd district, Monday morning at 7:35 following a week's illness. She was a member of the Batist Church at Gum Springs. The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 in the Gum Springs Baptist Church. Services were by the Rev. C. I. Gwathney. Burial in the Gum Springs Cemetery. She is survived by her husband, Willard Metcalf; four daugthers, Mrs. Leona Simmons, Mrs. Clara Simmons, Mrs. Ollie Chisam, and Miss Lillie Metcalf; two sons, Lon and Edgar Simmons; one half-sister and four half-brothers; Twenty-nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
The Fayetteville Observer
Thursday, May 5, 1949
Notes for the original contributor, Trish Holoway:
Annie was the second wife of Enos "Willard" Metcalf.
Her death cert. clearly states, she died on May 2, and was buried, on May 3rd.
d/o- Alonzo George Washingtion Benson &
Mary Ellen Hillyard.
w/o- (1)- William Monroe Simmons
(2)- Sam H. Bradford
(3)- Enos Willard Metcalf
Mother of: (with Simmons)
James "Jim" L. Simmons.
Mother of: (with Bradford)
Lillie Bell Bradford (Metcalf).
Death cert. # 49-10465
high blood pressure
Informant- Mrs. Jim Simmons (daughter-in-law)
Alonzo George Washington Benson (1858 - 1942)
William Monroe Simmons (1875 - 1915)
Samuel H Bradford (1859 - 1927)
Enos Willard Metcalf (1871 - 1953)
James Lewis Simmons (1900 - 1975)*
Clara Mae Simmons Simmons (1904 - 1977)*
William Alonzo Simmons (1914 - 1982)*
Lillie Bell Bradford Metcalf (1918 - 1980)*
Annie Artie Benson Simmons (1883 - 1949)*
Annie Ruth Benson Metcalf (1883 - 1949)
William David Benson (1884 - 1959)*
John Washington Benson (1890 - 1935)*
Jesse B Benson (1895 - 1966)*
Bessie Benson Taylor (1895 - 1991)*
Floyd E Benson (1896 - 1984)*
Gum Springs Cemetery
Maintained by: Michael Pitcock
Originally Created by: Trish Holaway
Record added: Jun 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38290488